Friday, May 27, 2011

Open All Weekend and Monday for Memorial Day

Yes, we are open Saturday from 9 am to 6 pm, Sunday from 12 noon to 5 pm, and Monday, Memorial Day, 9 am to 5 pm.
Remember those who have gone before us and given their all for us.
Remember our stores for you weekend needs and shopping convenience. We will have floral decorations on sale, gardening needs, and picnic supplies.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Katagami Fabric and Pattern

New today is the the selection from Red Rooster designed exclusively for this pattern. We have patterns for this beautiful wall hanging available at no charge with the purchase of this fabric. An asymmetrical design is used to highlight the graphic style of these prints that are reproductions of antique Japanese paper stencils. Crisp indigo and cream comprise the fabric collection and this wall hanging incorporates deep red for a punch of additional color! This design is easy to cut and sew as it uses simple snowball blocks, framed rectangles of various sizes, half-square-triangle units and a basic pieced ginger jar motif. The circles at the bottom are fused with lightweight fusible web and then machine appliquéd to their background squares using dark red thread.

The sample for the pattern was machine quilted on a home sewing machine using in-the-ditch quilting. In addition, the seam lines were used as guides for continuing stitching throughout other areas of the quilt. The binding was created using the shibori print that is part of the Katagami fabric collection.

We have a sample top in the store pieced by our very own Michelle Clubb.
See the pattern here: katagamiweb
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Friday, May 20, 2011

Softflex Beading Wire

We have 30 styles of beading wire from the premier supplier. All of the better wire is carried in spools - no driving to find this and no mail order - buy it here.


I love Soft Flex.

Monday, May 16, 2011

New Fabric

Beautiful rustic yard dyed wovens in at least 25 styles in 100% cotton. These are made in India and give the classic look for table linens, bags, raggy quilts, or your favorite project. For a limited time these are only $3.99 per yard. Search for these fabrics on line and find them at $6 to $7 per yard.

Monday, May 9, 2011

Mi-Teintes Paper in 25 colors

Incredible lightfast colors and rough texture make this the perfect acid free, archival foundation for pastel and pencil. Gelatin sized, 55% cotton with a heavy, pronounced texture on one side and a smooth side for detailed work. 19"x25" by sheet, by color for your convenience. Click for a color chart MiTeintes

Friday, May 6, 2011

Art supplies

Yes we have art supplies! I spoke with a customer from out of town who is tired of driving to GJ for paint and canvas. We have all of that and more from the major brands. Save gas and shop on Delta.

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Day Dream Leaf Class